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HAF-X External Radiator - Intake or Exhaust?

post #1 of 4
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Hey OCN,

Tomorrow I'll be mounting an RX360 on the rear of my HAF-X. I just need to know if I use it as intake or exhaust.

Currently my current RX360 mounting in the top of the case is exhaust, front is intake, side is intake and rear RX120 is exhaust.

Any help would be great!

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Not sure I understand the question. Do you mean you are going to mount the rad externally using a Swiftech radbox or something similar? If the question really is, should the fans blow towards the case or away from it, I would say whichever way your rear fan is blowing. If not, the air flow for both the rad and the rear fan would be in conflict.
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Mounting it on the rear of the case with some quick release thing I got from Pccasegear.
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post #4 of 4
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Originally Posted by Nillus View Post

Mounting it on the rear of the case with some quick release thing I got from Pccasegear.

OK, then I leave my advice in place. Air flow in same direction as the rear case fan.
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